Let Them Drink Pina Colatas
The article’s about Governor Carcieri’s failure to nominate a candidate to replace Child Advocate Jametta Alston, but this is the line that stands out:
“I don’t expect we’ll be back,” [Senate President Teresa Paiva-Weed (D., Newport) said. “I really want to enjoy the summer.”
One wonders if that was the impetus for the mysterious feeling of House Speaker Gordon Fox (D., Providence) that the legislation had to come to an abrupt ending, this year.